Ministry for Primary Industries

Appraisal number:
Appraisal Type:
Ad-hoc transfer or destruction
General Description:

MPI is introducing a new Integrated Electronic Monitoring and Reporting System (IEMRS) for the electronic monitoring and reporting of fishing activities (which MPI is responsible for under the Fisheries Act 1996 and associated regulations).

The introduction of the new IEMRS system has seen the ‘Observer Programme’ (referenced in class 5.6 of MPI’s Disposal Authority DA613) be extended to include the activity of electronic monitoring of fishing activities through the collection of digital video footage of fishing activity from automated cameras deployed on commercial fishing vessels.

Disposal coverage is being sought for the records created/received by the introduction of this new activity

Public notice date:
Thu, 17/08/2017 (All day)
Comment due date:
Sun, 17/09/2017 (All day)